Gary HirschfeldGary Hirschfeld
Immediate Past President

Gary Hirschfeld works in San Diego for a financial services firm in the capacity of Senior Administrator for Operations. Gary’s wife Tracy and daughters Abbi and Ilana are actively involved in the Beth Israel community. Gary has lived in San Diego since 1999 after moving from London where he and the family lived for three years and prior to that having lived in the New York Metro area for 10 years.

Gary earned his MBA from Tulane University and his Bachelors degree from UCSD. Gary and Tracy were married in New Orleans, where Tracy is from, and moved to New York for Tracy to pursue her musical career at the Manhattan School of Music. Gary was a commodities trader for many years until moving to San Diego to pursue his current profession. Tracy teaches voice and piano from her home studio in University City. Tracy, Abbi and Ilana are actively involved in Beth Israel music programs and hope to continue that affiliation for many years.